Historical Events In August - 01
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on August - 01.
0527 On August - 01 justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium
0527 On this day in history justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
0607 Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607) on this day in history.
0649 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7] on this day in history.
0860 On this day in history peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 On August - 01 aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily
1021 On this day in history synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest
1086 On August - 01 english barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier
1137 Louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37) on August - 01.
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on August - 01.
1190 On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 On this day in history alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium
1291 On this day in history everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence)
1322 On August - 01 peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 On August - 01 earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland
1457 On August - 01 laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50
1485 On August - 01 henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 Jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella on August - 01.
1495 Jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect on this day in history.
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
1498 On August - 01 christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela)
1520 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on August - 01.
1588 On this day in history english admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada
1589 Murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III on this day in history.
1619 First black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.
1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.
1626 On this day in history earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal
1628 Emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism on August - 01.
1628 Francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37 on August - 01.
1642 On this day in history ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643]
1659 On August - 01 antoine Mouque, composer
1664 On this day in history battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu
1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48 on this day in history.